Month: January 2016

Our words mean something

Popular writers tell us that our thoughts become words and our words become reality.  We are what we say we are.  Is the education system even listening? standardized curriculum standardized exams common core We say that we teach for rigor but

I don’t learn what is forced

I believe that we come together to learn from one another, but not to teach one another. So why is it that I am always encountering (colliding with) people who want to teach me, or someone else, a lesson?  Who put

Getting in, Even if you don’t belong

I just finished a conference presentation and decided to sit by the pool to do some much needed work.   I was surprised to look up and see  ….     The ducks decided to join everyone who was in the